(love me) Tender

I’ve just spend a couple of weeks at work helping put together a response to a big tender. For the lucky people who are blissfully unaware of all this, here’s the background: When the Government wants a new computer system […]

Network, camera, action!

For a while now I’ve been running a couple of Raspberry Pi’s as security cameras. They use the ‘motion’ software to spot movement, then save a wee video of the action then upload it to a network drive hosted on […]

Needle in a Paperstack

Somehow I’ve amassed a huuuuge collection of over 10,000 desktop wallpaper images, which I’ve set to appear in a random order. Every now and then one pops up that needs culling, or maybe being granted longer than the sixty seconds each […]

Drupal to WordPress

I’ve been using Drupal to build websites for years now. I’ve used it for a few of my own sites, and for a number of client sites. Since version three point something I’ve been comfortable with it’s often weird ways […]

Synology Packt Book Grabber

Over the years I’ve bought a fair few of Packt Publishing’s IT books – they’re pretty good. Somehow though, I managed to remain blissfuly unaware of their free book a day thingy until recently. https://www.packtpub.com/packt/offers/free-learning It’s very good at it’s […]